set your sights high/low

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set your sights ˈhigh/ˈlow

be ambitious/not ambitious; expect a lot/little from your life: If you set your sights high, you could do anything.
See also: high, low, set, sight
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The ex- Raith man said: "There's no point in us saying survival is the only target because if you set your sights low it can become a slog - we should aim higher and see where that takes us.
YOU may have to set your sights low if you want to catch some of the Olympics action live and not break the bank next summer.
However,if you set your sights low,anything is ``better'' than absolute dross.